[OT] The Jew Spam on this list: Blocking the IP address of spammers

Ben Finney bignose+hates-spam at benfinney.id.au
Tue Nov 13 23:03:51 CET 2007


"Peter J. Bismuti" <peter.j.bismuti at boeing.com> writes:

> Why aren't these spammers having their IP addresses blocked (or
> something like that)?  People making these posts should not be
> allowed to post ever again.  Is there not someone administering this
> mailing list?

"This mailing list" is actually a mail gateway of the Usenet
newsgroup, <URL:news:comp.lang.python>. The spammer you seem to be
referring to is posting via Google Groups; please see the header of
their messages to find the email address in the 'Complaints-To' field.

Their messages are an abuse of Google Groups's terms of service, and
Google will likely act on complaints that include a *full* copy of the
offending message.

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Ben Finney



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